We played bass drums like trampolines - on the side we'd lay one.
Our Sousaphones were awesome big. We had Paul Bunyan play one.
Stars and Stripes Forever,
and John Philip Sousa rose
To hear his grand finale played with eight-foot piccolos!
OK, right, this is not quite Jamboree Band history.
This is the beginning of epic Jamboree Band mythology!
You can tell your grandchildren you were in on it.